Nagrakata is a Block situated in Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Positioned in rural area of West Bengal, it is one among the 7 blocks of Jalpaiguri district. As per the administration register, the block number of Nagrakata is 16. The block has 34 villages and there are total 27274 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nagrakata's population is 127397. Out of this, 64133 are males while the females count 63264 here. This block has 16991 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 8624 are boys and 8367 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nagrakata block is 53%. 67646 out of total 127397 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 61% as 39138 males out of total 64133 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 45% as 28508 out of total 63264 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Nagrakata block is 46%. Here 59751 out of total 127397 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 24995 males out of total 64133 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 54% and 34756 out of total 63264 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Nagrakata block is 48565 however 78832 are non-working. And out of 48565 occupied person 3380 individuals are entirely dependent on cultivation.